Chronology

1992 April 1 CP-PACS Project begins (five-year project).
  April 10 Center for Computational Physics founded (10 year term).
  July 3 Opening ceremony of the Center held.
1993 August 26 Computer building completed.
1994 March 1 Front Computer System (phase I) starts operation.
1995 March 1 Front Computer System (phase II) starts operation.
  March 30 Research building completed.
  April 1 Designated as COE.
1996 March 25 CP-PACS (1024PU) completed and installed.
  September 18 CP-PACS (2048PU) completed and installed.
1997 March 31 CP-PACS Project ends.
  April 1

Research for the Future Program “Development of Next-Generation Massively Parallel Computers” begins (five-year project).

1998 March 1 Front Computer System (phase III) starts operation;Large-scale Simulation Project with open use of CP-PACS begins.
2002 March 31 Research for the Future Program “Development of Next-Generation Massively Parallel Computers” ends.
  April 1 second 10 year term of Center for Computational Physics begins.
2004 April 1 Center for Computational Physics is reorganized and expanded to Center for Computational Sciences.
  June 10 Opening Ceremony of the Center held.
2005 April 1 Development of Massively Parallel Cluster PACS-CS in the project begins (3 year term).
2008 June 1 The operation of T2K-Tsukuba begins.
2010 April 1 CCS is reorganized from 5 division to 7 division.
2011 April 1 HA-PACS Project begins (3 year term).
2012 February 1 HA-PACS starts operation.